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Daniels, Patricia 1955-

Overview
Works: 125 works in 231 publications in 1 language and 11,823 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Popular works  Pictorial works  Fiction  Illustrated works  Scientific atlases  Atlases  Sea stories  Cookbooks  Musical fiction 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Performer, Author of introduction, Director, Adapter, Editor, Contributor, Other, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PZ8.D188, 612
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Patricia Daniels
National Geographic almanac of world history by Patricia Daniels( Book )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 1,600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With authoritative and enlightening essays and detailed maps, charts, and time lines, National Geographic Almanac of World History encapsulates in one volume all of the important people and events that have changed the world. In chronological chapters, this amazing almanac reveals the fascinating story of the growth and change of society, from the Neanderthals to the nuclear age. Culled from the extensive National Geographic archives, Almanac of World History includes more than 220 maps, photographs, and illustrations to enhance readers' understanding of history
Body : the complete human : how it grows, how it works, and how to keep it healthy and strong by Patricia Daniels( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Body: The Complete Human explains each of a person's working systems in a practical, interactive way. In over 400 images, diagrams and illustrations, the amazing diversity of the body is shown in rich visuals, such as the highly magnified view of a cancer cell, or blood platelets. Well-organized into 13 chapters, authoritative text is punctuated by sidebars, boxes, and cross references that clearly and reliably explain anatomy and function. With links to the highly-trafficked National Geographic website and reflecting the National Geographic Channel's incredibly successful show "The Living Body," this comprehensive reference utilizes top experts in the field to highlight the latest advances in health and medicine. This volume is an essential for students, families, and anyone with an interest in health or fitness."--Publisher's description
The new solar system : ice worlds, moons, and planets redefined by Patricia Daniels( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aimed at the popular audience by experienced astronomy author Patricia and highlighted by 160 photographs, diagrams and maps, this guide explores every corner of Earth's planetary neighborhood, from the fiery sun at its center to the dark, icy realm where interstellar space begins. It's a state-of-the-art observation of the solar system as we know it today and a knowledgeable forecast of what to expect in the future, from Pluto's demotion to plutoid to the upcoming Moon mission, the likelihood of a manned expedition to Mars, and much more. From breathtaking photographs to detailed explanatory diagrams to expert essays, fascinating sidebars, and informative fact boxes, this is not just an easy-to-use reference, but also a visually stunning volume to fire the imagination of even the most casual reader.--From publisher description
Space encyclopedia : a tour of our solar system and beyond by David A Aguilar( Book )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tour of outer space explores the solar system as well as stars, galaxies, and the birth of planets, and speculates on whether other intelligent beings exist in the universe
Ultimate body-pedia : an amazing inside-out tour of the human body by Christina Wilsdon( Book )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This fun, smart guide answers kids' questions as it takes them on a journey through the human body and all its systems. The book is sprinkled throughout with plenty of health tips, top-10 lists, simple experiments, and weird-but-true wacky details. Full color
Great empires : an illustrated atlas by Stephen G Hyslop( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience what life was like when pharaohs erected the majestic pyramids; when Hannibal commanded Carthage's 40,000 troops; when Charlemagne was crowned Holy Roman Emperor; and when the drive to conquer defined the destiny of leaders and the lives of ordinary people. Much of human history is destined to be forgotten--but thousands of years have not erased the epic stories of the great empires of the world. Great Empires sweeps through the ages, uncovering the secrets of dynasties from the dawn of human civilization to the 20th century and tracing the path of power around the globe and across the centuries. Each chapter delves into the times, places, and historical forces that gave rise to legendary warriors, charismatic kings, and lasting dynasties. Throughout these epic tales of the great empires we see extraordinary ambition, shrewd calculation, heroic bravery, and surprising foresight--all captured in one complete volume. Organized in chronological order from 2600 B.C. to the 20th century, this comprehensive history weaves together a compelling portrait of more than 30 epic empires using dramatic images, intriguing sidebars, and easy-to-follow time lines. New, meticulously drawn National Geographic maps show the extent of territory held by each empire, major trade routes, paths of military campaigns, locations of principal traded commodities, significant roads, walls and buildings, and sites of pivotal battles. Selected maps also show the changes in physical geography between ancient and modern coastlines. Sidebars, images, and text showcase the historic leaders such as Hammurabi, Alexander the Great, Julius Caesar, and Genghis Khan, who had grandiose visions for their world
The body : a complete user's guide : how your body functions and how to keep it healthy and strong by Patricia Daniels( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Your body is an incredible machine that can run for more than 80 years without batteries, can self-propel over land and water, can heal itself from most common ailments, and can pair with another of its kind to reproduce. This updated, fully illustrated, easy-to-understand guide from National Geographic explores the intricate systems that make up the marvelous human body -- from head to toe, inside and out. Beautifully designed and brimming with fascinating photos and illustrations, The Body: A Complete User's Guide is filled with need-to-know basics about how the body is built and how it functions. Tour the human brain--the body's communication center--to find out where your feelings, impulses, and power of speech five. Discover how your body attacks disease, how the food you eat powers your body, and how your body moves and grows. Remarkable images show a white blood cell at the moment it embraces a life-saving vaccine and what happens inside the body during reproduction, from conception to birth. Vivid scientific diagrams provide a complete view of body systems and reveal how they work together. Useful tips teach you how to keep your body healthy and strong, and "Did You Know/" facts explain how Botox works, what causes hiccups, how some herbal remedies can help, and more. Plus you'll learn about medical breakthroughs that changed the world. comprehensive, reliable, and a pure pleasure to read, this is an essential resource for families, students, seniors, and all who care about the body and how to keep it running smoothly."--Dust jacket flaps
Moby Dick by Patricia Daniels( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young seaman joins the crew of the whaling ship Pequod, led by the fanatical Captain Ahab in pursuit of the white whale Moby Dick
Cooking : how to make food for your friends, your family & yourself by Patricia Daniels( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A first-step guide to cooking introduces such basic skills as chopping, mixing, and blending, and provides classic family recipes and tips for making an appetizing presentation
National Geographic mind : a scientific guide to who you are, how you got that way, and how to make the most of it by Patricia Daniels( Book )

2 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Combining leading theories of psychology and behavior with case studies, personality quizzes, and practical advice, National Geographic Mind explores the question we all enjoy asking: Who am I? This whimsically illustrated reference explores today's theories of personality, mixing scientific theory with an underlying message--by knowing more about your own psychology, you can have a better life. Chapters start with the anatomy, evolution, and development of the human brain, then move into such interesting areas as intuition, creativity, motivation, faith, and ethics--all facets of a unique personality. Quirky, often funny, always thought-provoking photographs, cartoons, and illustrations bring the message home on every page. Interesting scenarios of mental health and mental deviance make for a lively, readable narrative that combines today's leading theories in the science of the mind and personality with life-enhancing questions, quizzes, practices, and tools for self-discovery. An entertaining book about science, National Geographic Mind connects with the reader in a very personal and ultimately helpful way, "--Amazon.com
Tears of the moon by Nora Roberts( Recording )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songwriter Shawn Gallagher claims to be content with his life, but his music tells a different story. Brenna O'Toole, a fiercely independent tomboy who is secretly in love with Gallagher, provides him with the chance to fulfill his destiny as both man and musician
Ali Baba and the forty thieves by Patricia Daniels( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the tale of a poor woodcutter who discovers the secret hiding place of a band of robbers
Sinbad the sailor by Patricia Daniels( Book )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts Sinbad's adventurous voyages that made him wealthy and famous
Rumpelstiltskin by Patricia Daniels( Book )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strange little man helps the miller's daughter spin straw into gold for the king on the condition that she will give him her first-born child
Aladdin and the magic lamp by Patricia Daniels( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the adventures of Aladdin who, with the aid of a genie from a magic lamp, fights an evil magician and wins the hand of a beautiful princess
Cinderella by Patricia Daniels( Book )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mistreated kitchen maid, with the help of her fairy godmother, attends the palace ball on the condition that she leave before midnight
Snow White and the dwarfs by Patricia Daniels( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the tale of the beautiful princess whose lips were red as blood, skin was white as snow, and hair was black as ebony
Beauty and the beast by Patricia Daniels( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through her great capacity to love, a kind and beautiful maid releases a handsome prince from the spell which has made him an ugly beast
Sleeping beauty by Patricia Daniels( Book )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enraged at not being invited to the princess' christening, the wicked fairy casts a spell that dooms the princess to sleep for 100 years
Weather by Patricia Daniels( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This colorful, pocket-size field guide brings youngsters face-to-face with all kinds of amazing atmospheric weather phenomena. The concise, easy-to-read text provides lots of fun facts to share with friends and just enough detail to make cloud type, precipitation, and other identification easy for budding meteorologists. An introduction shows children how to use the book, while the glossary and index add to the reference value. This pocket guide on the weather encourages children to investigate the natural world up close and on their own. Filled with fun facts in an easy-to-read text, this guide introduces readers to basic weather patterns, explains how rain occurs, and more. Full-color illustrations. for notes
 
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Body : the complete human : how it grows, how it works, and how to keep it healthy and strong
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Body : the complete human : how it grows, how it works, and how to keep it healthy and strongThe new solar system : ice worlds, moons, and planets redefinedTears of the moonWeather
Alternative Names

controlled identitySmith, Patricia T., 1955-

Daniels, Pat 1955-

Daniels, Patricia (Patricia S.), 1955-

Daniels, Patricia S.

Daniels, Patricia S. 1955-

Daniels, Patricia S. (Patricia Stone), 1955-

Denijels, Patriša

باتريشيا دانيالز، 1955-

Languages
English (86)